Educational Resources

 

The Hemophilia of Georgia Library includes books, videos and DVDs covering all aspects of hemophilia and inherited bleeding disorders as well as topics like child development and coping with chronic illness.

Hemophilia of Georgia clients can access these library materials by visiting the library in person or by contacting the HoG Health Educator or their Outreach Nurse. People outside Georgia can order educational publications through HANDI, the information clearinghouse of the National Hemophilia Foundation, by calling 1-800-424-2634.

Additonal Resources

Additional information and educational resources are available through these organizations:

National Hemophilia Foundation (NHF)

NHF has an information distribution service (HANDI), as well as newsletters and other educational materials.

Phone: 1-800-42-HANDI (information service)
1-888-INFO-NHF (general)
www.hemophilia.org

World Federation of Hemophilia

International agency that promotes education and research.
Phone: 514-875-7944
www.wfh.org

Canadian Hemophilia Society

The society's web site has easy-to-read information about hemophilia and other bleeding disorders.
Phone: 1-800-668-2686
www.hemophilia.ca/en

U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Center for Biologics Evaluation and Research
USDA Recall/Withdrawal Page: http://www.fda.gov/cber/recalls.htm

CDC - Hemophilia Treatment Centers

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) directory that lists hemophilia treatment centers (HTCs), and organizations. CDC list of Hemophilia Treatment Centers: http://www.cdc.gov/ncbddd/hemophilia/HTC.html